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FEATURED REPORTS - January, 2022

The Smith blew out Monday

The Smith blew out Monday

Report Date: The Smith blew out Monday and, with more rain in the forecast, it won’t be down to a safe, driftable height until Sunday. Plunkers were back on the water by Thursday, but flows will continue to fluctuate through Saturday. River...

There are a few adult steelhead around right now

There are a few adult steelhead around right now

Report Date: There are a few adult steelhead around right now, reports guide Mike Coopman. “There were quite a few half-pounders around last week but now we’re seeing mostly adults,” he said. “The river is supposed see a pretty significant rise later...

The next rise is predicted for Thursday

The next rise is predicted for Thursday

Report Date: The Smith was under 10 feet on the Jed Smith gauge by mid-day Wednesday, A few boats were on the water battling windy conditions. The next rise is predicted for Thursday with the river on the drop Friday and Saturday.

Smith River Was Right Around 1,750 cfs

Smith River Was Right Around 1,750 cfs

Report Date: The Smith was right around 1,750 cfs on the Jed Smith gauge on Wednesday. Fishing reports have been hard to come by as most anglers have moved on for the season. There should be some downers around a few fresh...